Michael O’Brien, MD, PhD

  • Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery (Gastrointestinal)
  • MD, Bowman Gray School of Medicine, 1991
  • PhD, Wake Forest University, 1988
International activities
  • Annual Volunteer Surgery in Zambia
    Livingstone, Zambia (2007-Present)
    Dr. Michael O'Brien, Department of Surgery, makes an annual two-week trip to the village of Mwandi, on the Zambezi River in southwest Zambia, volunteering in the local Mwandi Hospital, a 50-bed rural facility. In 2007, Dr. O'Brien started taking one fourth/fifth year medical student with him to assist in general surgical and medicine responsibilities

    Mwandi Hospital, Mwandi Hospital